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by | December 28, 2017 | 04:27

Jackson landed after making a jump pass and came down awkwardly on his right ankle. He did not return to the game, and an MRI revealed the extent of the injury on Wednesday. Still with each player having played at least 438 minutes so far this season, this is a pretty good indication that Jackson's absence won't be debilitating for the Pistons.

by | December 28, 2017 | 03:07

A year ago it was the Tigers who took the title, beating Alabama 35-31. They're young, they're smart, they're athletic. "We're hungry, and we're going to keep that same mentality moving forward and hopefully try and win". Here's how to watch the Sugar Bowl on TV and the link to a livestream of the game. There may be time for Alabama to celebrate before it leaves New Orleans.

by | December 28, 2017 | 02:22

Wenger will stick with the 4-2-3-1 formation he has favoured in his side's last few outings, with Alexis Sanchez, Mesut Ozil and Alexandre Lacazette forming a unsafe front three. "It won't be easy having the three games in a short space of time but we know what we have to do and we will be ready for it". Arsenal are expected to be wit out Nacho Monreal after he picked up an ankle injury during the first half against Liverpool so Shkodran Mustafi is set for a recall after replacing the ...

by | December 28, 2017 | 02:08

Southern Miss had a nice season, winning eight games. The Golden Eagles are 4-1 ATS in the last five games following a straight-up win and 4-1 ATS in their last five non-conference games. The associated moneylines for this game are Florida State -670 and Southern Miss +600. Odell Haggins, who went 2-0 as interim, will return to his role as defensive line coach.

by | December 28, 2017 | 01:36

Comanche earlier said it planned to formally lodge a protest against Wild Oats, after a near-miss coming out of Sydney. The annual dash down the coast has not been without drama this year, with Comanche and Wild Oats nearly colliding near the exit to Sydney Heads after the later vessel appeared to tack too close to its rival.

by | December 27, 2017 | 22:06

Created by Nike in collaboration with the Pistons and National Basketball Association, the uniforms include "Motor City" featured across the chest and a "D" logo on the waistband as a nod to the team's move back to the city. This is our nod to the people of this great city who've been in it for signature moments since the very beginning . The Golden State Warriors edition represents the Bay Area's Asian culture, with a dragon overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge and the jersey number.

by | December 27, 2017 | 21:58

Things have not gone very well for Arians and the Cardinals the past two seasons as they finished 7-8-1 in 2016 and are just 7-8 this season, a mark that could easily be 5-10 if not for a pair of overtime wins against the Indianapolis Colts and San Francisco 49ers.

by | December 27, 2017 | 21:49

Reid declined to say who else might sit out, but he did say there will be enough starters around his young quarterback to ensure Mahomes gets a fair chance to succeed. But at the very least, Mahomes will see some live-game action before his rookie season draws to a conclusion. Denver has everything to lose in this game, and Kansas City has nothing to lose at all.

by | December 27, 2017 | 20:13

There was also a return to the Bruins' undisciplined ways, an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty on receiver Jordan Lasley while standing on the sideline and a facemask on safety Jaleel Wadood contributing to the Wildcats' final touchdown drive.

by | December 27, 2017 | 19:41

The city's medical officer of health issues extreme cold weather alerts when Environment Canada forecasts a temperature for Toronto of -15 C or colder, or a wind chill of -20 C or colder. High winds of up to 120 kilometers (76 miles) per hour linked to the low temperatures have left nearly 160,000 homes in the eastern province of Nova Scotia - nearly one-third of the power company's customers - without electricity, officials said.

by | December 27, 2017 | 18:37

It marks the first time since 1977 the National Football League regular season won't have a primetime broadcast. All of Sunday's games will be broadcast on CBS or Fox . And now he can add one to his tape of his rookie season in the NFL . And this coming Sunday is New Year's Eve, a day when historically few Americans watch television.

by | December 27, 2017 | 18:32

The latest move to dissociate himself from the showcase next summer is officially due to the need to "concentrate on government work". Mutko, who retains his Cabinet job, told Russian news agencies on Wednesday that he would be replaced by another World Cup organizer, Alexei Sorokin .

by | December 27, 2017 | 18:28

Football great George Weah has reportedly been elected the new President of Liberia after nationwide polls on Boxing Day. The 51-year-old former footballer had also won the first round of this presidential voting, which was conducted in October.

by | December 27, 2017 | 15:37

Sanchez's current deal expires at the end of the season, and given his constant frustration at the team's performances both this term and last make it pretty clear that he won't be signing a new one. Jordan Davies adds in The Sun that " Wenger has two other players he is watching but Draxler is first choice". Manchester United , Barcelona and Inter Milan have all been strongly linked with moves for the playmaker who remains an integral part of the Arsenal side.

by | December 27, 2017 | 15:29

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane knows he faces a hard few days as they attempt to recover from Saturday's El Clasico humiliation by Barcelona . Lionel Messi is arguably the best in the world at what he does, and that is putting the ball at the back of the net.

by | December 27, 2017 | 14:21

His experience and knowledge speaks for itself and he has a tremendous track record", said Middlesbrough chairman Steve Gibson in a statement on the club's official website. On what convinced Pulis, who revealed that he had been contacted by two other clubs, to plump for Boro, he said: "It is most probably Steve". "I'm well aware we live in a world - especially an industry such as football - where time is not a very respected commodity".

by | December 27, 2017 | 13:10

Roethlisberger threw passes to six players as Pittsburgh (12-3) romped over the lowly Texans (4-11) despite missing the NFL's leading receiver. Pittsburgh clinched a bye in the postseason while extending its road winning streak to six. Hopkins, second in the National Football League with 1,378 yards receiving, had 65 yards receiving and the team's only touchdown Monday. Fullback Roosevelt Nix scored a 1-yard touchdown on his first National Football League carry., and the passing game ...

by | December 27, 2017 | 12:41

Hammers boss Moyes admitted to being left mystified as to how Madley and his assistant Long came to the conclusion to award Callum Wilson's added-time goal at Dean Court. "Oh dear where do you start?" Bournemouth are now in the midst of a woeful run of form, and are without a win in seven league outings - a succession of results that has seen them drop down to 18th spot in the table.

by | December 27, 2017 | 09:45

I was really excited. The Grizzlies battled back in the second half and with five seconds left in the game, the Suns held just a two-point lead. Memphis interim coach J.B. Click the player above to see the insane finish. "I always tell people I get out of shape in three days", he said. "That was the only option". The Phoenix Suns won a thriller at the buzzer against the Memphis Grizzlies and the announcer even called it.

by | December 27, 2017 | 05:35

While there's no guarantee that the missed calls cost Cleveland a win, the refs certainly didn't do them many favors (but, in fairness, the officials did miss a late call on LeBron, too). "He fouled me twice", James told reporters following the Cavaliers' 99-92 loss. The Cavs, having won six of seven, had their run of scoring at least 100 points end at 26 games.

by | December 27, 2017 | 05:11

They play hard, they love what they do. The New York Giants have seen a whole lot of weirdness this season, including the benching of Eli Manning leading to widespread outrage and eventually the firing of head coach Ben McAdoo and general manager Jerry Reese .

by | December 27, 2017 | 02:08

And United's run of 19 wins from the 23 Boxing Day games they have played in the Premier League era is a record for the division. "We didn't kill it - and we should have killed it", Mata told MUTV . Leicester had also suffered EFL Cup defeat in midweek, losing on penalties to Manchester City . The England worldwide was dropped from the starting line-up in the wake of the 2-2 draw with Leicester City last week but came off the bench to snatch a point for his side at Old Trafford ...

by | December 27, 2017 | 02:04

I think we scored the first three goals after counter-pressing situations. "I think Liverpool will get some goals, but my only reservation would be if their manager Jurgen Klopp looks ahead to their next game, against Leicester on 30 December".

by | December 26, 2017 | 23:08

Field Yates , NFL reporter for ESPN , cited an unnamed source when he tweeted that Harrison is at Gillette Stadium visiting with the Patriots . He's played 14 seasons in Pittsburgh, and is a fan favorite. Harrison is the all-time leader for sacks in Steelers history. He also led Steelers edge defenders in pass rush productivity in 2016 with 36 total pressures in 231 pass-rush snaps.

by | December 26, 2017 | 22:56

The rest of the way, as Klopp saw it, they defended well-even if many looking on would say that the rest of the way, Liverpool didn't actually do a lot of defending. I had a few family members here'. "But we will be ready and we will perform, if possible, like against Arsenal but avoid the mistakes we made. But that's not the plan!" The Estonia global lamented Jurgen Klopp's side leaking three goals in five minutes at Arsenal , as Liverpool slipped to a 3-3 draw at the Emirates ...

by | December 26, 2017 | 22:30

Faf du Plessis will miss the four-day, day-night Test against Zimbabwe , which starts on Boxing Day, after his recovery from back and shoulder injuries was delayed by a viral infection. De Villiers will be hoping to make his first appearance in the longest format since January 2016. "I don't think it can get much harder than that". Here's how the four-day Test will work.

by | December 26, 2017 | 21:41

Harry Kane rounded off a sensational 2017 by scoring a record number of Premier League goals and hat-tricks in a calendar year, as well as toppling Lionel Messi as the top scorer in Europe as a rampant Tottenham Hotspur thrashed Southampton 5-2 on Tuesday.

by | December 26, 2017 | 21:10

At the end of the clip, the driver shouts, " Boys don't wear princess dresses! ". The 32-year-old British race vehicle driver appears to have been celebrating Christmas with his family when he posted the video, which showed his nephew wearing a pink and purple dress and waving a toy wand.

by | December 26, 2017 | 20:56

The King Salman World Chess Championships Blitz & Rapid which runs from December 26 to 30 in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, would have united the best chess players from all over the world, had it not been a visa snub which precluded Israeli participants from entering.

by | December 26, 2017 | 19:54

He posted a video of the handsome moment on Facebook with a tweet that read, "Thank you for everything you have done for me!" As emotional as it could've been when Arizona Diamondbacks prospect Pavin Smith let his parents know he chose to pay off their home, it's how he let them know that made it tear-jerking.

by | December 26, 2017 | 17:05

While a boy Blue at City, he is Sale born and a proud Mancunian: "I'm a Blue, but I'm a Manchester lad, I like going to both stadiums". Pogba made his return from suspension in Manchester United's surprise 2-1 loss to Championship side Bristol City in the League Cup quarter-final mid-week before he featured in their 2-2 draw with Leicester City at the King Power Stadium.

by | December 26, 2017 | 16:13

Manager Mauricio Pellegrino said he was fit for selection on Saturday but has made a decision to leave him out once again amid speculation van Dijk wants to leave the St Mary's Stadium in the January transfer window . Chelsea and Liverpool are also very keen on signing the Dutch worldwide, but as it stands City appear to be in pole position. "Even long after he's finished, he sees himself as a player who could be long associated with that club".

by | December 26, 2017 | 14:59

Arsenal youngster Ainsley Maitland-Niles has said that the Gunners are unhappy with their 3-3 draw with Liverpool , despite overturning a two-goal deficit at the Emirates Stadium. Klopp will come up against a relative unknown in the opposition dugout with Leon Britton in interim charge of the Welsh club following the sacking of Paul Clement.

by | December 26, 2017 | 13:33

Warner was given out when he top-edged debutant paceman Tom Curran to mid-on on 99, only for replays to pick up a no-ball for overstepping and Warner was recalled. He muttered something and I didn't let go. It was a bit of a rollercoaster of emotions between those two deliveries. "A pretty nice wicket, looking for a good first innings total", Australia skipper Steve Smith said at the toss.

by | December 26, 2017 | 09:54

Mike Hilton and Cameron Heyward recorded multisack games and the Pittsburgh Steelers remained in the running for home-field advantage throughout the AFC playoffs by breezing to a 34-6 victory over the Houston Texans. Veteran quarterback Nick Foles now has control of the offense that features three receivers with over 700 yards: WR Alshon Jeffery (781), WR Nelson Agholor (722) and TE Zach Ertz (719).